Origin of rant
OTHER WORDS FROM rantranter, nounrant·ing·ly, adverboutrant, verb (used with object)un·rant·ing, adjective
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How to use rant in a sentence
While he took specific aim at wine critics, his rant seemed to include winemakers and consumers as well.
During an extended rant on his daily radio show—which is notably broadcast by Westwood One, not Fox News—Levin referenced a piece by conservative writer Thomas Lifson that criticized Smith for outing Carlson as a source.Fox News Host Lays Into Tucker for Gossiping to Reporters: ‘This Isn’t a Game to Me!’|Justin Baragona|June 25, 2021|The Daily Beast
Good morning, Marketers, I’ve got to go off on a bit of a rant on this zero click business.The big Google zero click debate; who is right?; Friday’s daily brief|Barry Schwartz|March 26, 2021|Search Engine Land
Its content—a mixture of news headlines, memes and rants—is clearly addictive, at least for some people.The Subreddit /r/Collapse Has Become the Doomscrolling Capital of the Internet. Can Its Users Break Free?|Billy Perrigo|October 30, 2020|Time
As anybody who has seen his now famous rant on Parks and Recreation knows, Patton Oswalt can get a little obsessed.Patton Oswalt on Fighting Conservatives With Satire|William O’Connor|January 6, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Nearly two weeks after the killing, Jackson went on a week-long rant.
An Uber driver went on an anti-gay, ant-American rant before physically assaulting his passenger.
A network insider insisted: “No expletives were uttered by Mr Mason in the recording of his rant.”
Far from a rant, her tone throughout is cool and methodical, and her critiques are couched more in sorrow than in anger.Was Reporter Sharyl Attkisson Too Right-Wing for CBS?|Lloyd Grove|October 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Instances of this defect are but too thickly sown through the piece; for example the following rant.The Works Of John Dryden, Volume 4 (of 18)|John Dryden
For the rest, it is what we have attempted to characterise as poetical rant—imagination grown raving and delirious.
Do the Methodist preachers really rant and shriek as much as people say?A Charming Fellow, Volume II (of 3)|Frances Eleanor Trollope
There was no symptom of raving or rant; no vulgarity or bad taste.Mystic London:|Charles Maurice Davies
We do not find in it the rant of his later dramas, and the subject is taken strictly from Jewish life.